Homepage Help
Help Tutoring Jobs
Foxton 
Foxton 
  • (10 reviews)
Z
Zoe
« Nick taught me at a level when I studied at New College Nottingham.... More »
Z
Zoe
« Nick taught me at a level when I studied at New College Nottingham. He's a vibrant and exceptional teacher, with incredible knowledge in his field of music. I learned a lot from Nick and have gone on to achieve a university degree in Musical theatre. »
£30/h
1st lesson free!
Profile and degree verified
Response Time 1h
Lessons offered by Nick
  • Individual
  • In group
The lessons will be held
  • at his home
  • at your home
Taught subjects
  • Music reading
  • Piano
  • Music
  • Musical keyboard
Levels
  • All Levels

Foxton School of Music: Quality, Excellence & Enrichment in Piano, Singing, Theory and Composition

Methodology

DBS Certificate 0(concealed information)4
I am passionate about and dedicated to my work as a musician and educator. The ethos of the sessions is learning through well-designed activity, creativity and in the enjoyment of personal achievement. I believe that music should develop valuable skills, deepen knowledge and secure understanding whilst allowing the student to plan and pursue personal goals.

I am passionate about teaching music. I believe very strongly in student centred education and offer highly structured teaching packages which are designed around the individual needs of the student.

- Which subject(s) do you teach?

Piano lessons at Beginner and Intermediate level
Singing lessons at Beginner and Intermediate level
Music Theory ABRSM grades 1 to 8
Composition at Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced level

- Tell me about your qualifications.

I have a First-Class Honours Degree in Music, a Master's Degree in Music and a Doctorate in Music.

- How much do you charge?

There is a free consultation session prior to commencing lessons.
All sessions are £30.00 per hour, £15.00 per half hour. 90 minute lessons are available at £45.00.

- Where do you teach?

I teach at my house and I also provide home visits.
My practice, Foxton School of Music, is based in Foxton, Leicestershire. I am willing to travel up to 25 miles. I can provide tuition in the Market Harborough area, Leicester, Lutterworth, Loughborough, Rutland and surrounding locations.

- When are you available?

Mondays to Fridays 09.00 to 20.00
Saturdays 09.00 to 18.00

- Which ages and levels do you teach?

All ages.

- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?

ABRSM or equivalent

- Do you have a personal message for students?

My mission statement: Quality, Excellence & Enrichment.

I am passionate about teaching music. I believe very strongly in student centred education and offer highly structured teaching packages which are designed around the individual needs of the student.

- Which subject(s) do you teach?

Piano lessons at Beginner and Intermediate level
Singing lessons at Beginner and Intermediate level
Music Theory ABRSM grades 1 to 8
Composition at Beginner, Intermediate and Advanced level

- Tell me about your qualifications.

I have a First-Class Honours Degree in Music, a Master's Degree in Music and a Doctorate in Music.

- How much do you charge?

There is a free consultation session prior to commencing lessons.
All sessions are £30.00 per hour, £15.00 per half hour. 90 minute lessons are available at £45.00.

- Where do you teach?

I teach at my house and I also provide home visits.
My practice, Foxton School of Music, is based in Foxton, Leicestershire. I am willing to travel up to 25 miles. I can provide tuition in the Market Harborough area, Leicester, Lutterworth, Loughborough, Rutland and surrounding locations.

- When are you available?

Mondays to Fridays 09.00 to 20.00
Saturdays 09.00 to 18.00

- Which ages and levels do you teach?

All ages.

- Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?

ABRSM or equivalent

- Do you have a personal message for students?

My mission statement: Quality, Excellence & Enrichment.

Background

I studied composition, piano & singing at Huddersfield Polytechnic & composition at King’s College London, The Royal College of Music & Birmingham Conservatoire.
I have worked as a Music Education Facilitator for The London Sinfonietta, Opera Factory, English National Opera, The London Symphony Orchestra & The London Philharmonic Orchestra.


- What kind of experience do you have?

I have 28 years experience as a teacher and have taught from school to university level. I studied composition, piano and singing at Huddersfield Polytechnic, followed by postgraduate study in composition at King's College London, The Royal College of Music and Birmingham Conservatoire.
I have worked as an education facilitator with The London Sinfonietta, Opera Factory, English National Opera, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and The London Symphony Orchestra. I am a professional composer, publisher and academic.

- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?

This process is in progress.

- Where and with whom did you train?

Huddersfield University with Richard Steinitz
King's College London with Jeremy Dale Roberts
The Royal College of Music with Jeremy Dale Roberts
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire with Lamberto Coccioli

- Do you belong to any professional organisations?

Performing Rights Society

- What kind of experience do you have?

I have 28 years experience as a teacher and have taught from school to university level. I studied composition, piano and singing at Huddersfield Polytechnic, followed by postgraduate study in composition at King's College London, The Royal College of Music and Birmingham Conservatoire.
I have worked as an education facilitator with The London Sinfonietta, Opera Factory, English National Opera, The Royal Philharmonic Orchestra and The London Symphony Orchestra. I am a professional composer, publisher and academic.

- Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?

This process is in progress.

- Where and with whom did you train?

Huddersfield University with Richard Steinitz
King's College London with Jeremy Dale Roberts
The Royal College of Music with Jeremy Dale Roberts
Royal Birmingham Conservatoire with Lamberto Coccioli

- Do you belong to any professional organisations?

Performing Rights Society

Rates

Rate for a 1-hour lesson. : £30/h

Details

30 minutes £15.00
90 minutes £45.00

Lessons offered by Nick
Individual
In group
The lessons will be held
at his home
at your home
Taught subjects
  • Music reading
  • Piano
  • Music
  • Musical keyboard
Levels
  • All Levels

Nick's CV

BA (Hons) First Class in Music, Huddersfield Polytechnic
MMus in Music, King's College London
PhD In Music, Royal Birmingham Conservatoire

I am a composer, teacher and writer. I have 28 years experience in Music Education and have taught at levels 1 to 6, from school to university level.

10 reviews on Nick
  • 5/5

All our ratings are collected by us and are given in confidence, they correspond to a real experience.

10 recommendations

Z
Zoe

Nick taught me at a level when I studied at New College Nottingham. He's a vibrant and exceptional teacher, with incredible knowledge in his field of music. I learned a lot from Nick and have gone on to achieve a university degree in Musical theatre.

A
Adam

If it wasn't for Nick I wouldn't have passed my HND in Music Performance, he is an excellent tutor and through his guidance, council and support I gained a greater understanding of the Aural element of my course. I struggled beyond my first instrument of drums when it came to composition but Nick was always patient and kind, explained everything to me in great detail in a manner I could understand which boosted my confidence and led me to pass my modules. I Couldn't recommend him more.

M
Michael

In my opinion. Nick Redfern is one of the most well-mannered, patient and passionate teachers I have ever had the pleasure to work with. In the two years i spent at NCN Clarendon, He was the only teacher that showed that he genuinely cared about his students, and not just the work that they produce. He is not only a great teacher, but a fantastic person with superior kindness and intellect.

Similar tutors

music reading lessons closeby? Here's a selection of tutor listings that you can check out.
Superprof can also suggest piano lessons to help you.
Learning isn't a problem, music lessons for all!
Taking musical keyboard lessons has never been easier: you're going to learn new skills.

Eastbourne
Concert pianist, highly qualified and experienced piano teacher with a Master's degree offers piano lessons for all ages.
£30
Katarina
  • (5 reviews)
1st lesson free!

Hi everyone! My name is Katarina. I am a fellow Croatian. I studied at Music Academy in Zagreb and have a Master's degree...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Cardiff
Oxford Music Graduate (Currently RWCMD): Tutoring Piano, Music Theory, GCSE & A Level Music, and University (OxBridge) Admissions!
£25
Cheryl
1st lesson free!

Most importantly, I value the importance of loving music through the process of learning. Within a framework that develops,...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Strasbourg, France
Learn with passion how to find your own path to musical maturity - Australian teacher in Strasbourg & Mulhouse
£26
Jonathan
  • (18 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I'm a passionate musician and full time music teacher in Strasbourg. The cornerstone of my teaching method is improvisation....

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Bridge of Earn
Music lessons with 6 years teaching experience giving lessons of music theory to children and adults, with experience in care and special needs education.
£30
Eleanor
  • (2 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I have given lessons from beginners, right through to professionals. I start from the basics, using the kodaly approach for...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Hertford
Cambridge-educated, highly dedicated tutor with over 1500 hours' experience. 'One of the friendliest faces in Cambridge' (Varsity Top 100), I am unfailingly enthusiastic. What's more, I get results.
£85
Lowri
  • (6 reviews)

Cambridge-educated, I am a highly experienced tutor with over 1500 hours' experience. In the Varsity Top 100, I was...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Paris 13e, France
Piano course with international concert pianist, fluent English interactive and online dedicated lessons
£43
Yumeki
  • (25 reviews)

Yumeki Ohashi is a world class concert artist ―pianist with exceptional gift of feeling of the European music in period of...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Lyon 1er, France
Brazilian guitar and vocals, song lyrics, musical training all ages. Paris / Ile-de-France.
£35
Arthur
  • (25 reviews)

Brazilian guitar and vocals (MPB, samba, bossa nova, Brazilian music other little known), opera singing and music training.

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Paris, France
Pianist / professional singer in Paris for piano lessons or accompaniment!
£43
Mathieu
  • (14 reviews)

I give classes for all ages and all levels. We can work on music sheets or in a more instinctive way. I can also accompany...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Birmingham
PhD composition student in Birmingham offering basic/advance composition and music theory lesson
£21
Matius
1st lesson free!

My teaching method offers personal face to face tutorial on a basic level, intermediate, and advance/higher level in...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Portsmouth
Piano and Musical theory lessons for beginners in Portsmouth (kids and adults)
£20
Ana
  • (6 reviews)
1st lesson free!

I am a 22 years old Portuguese and have studied piano since I was 4 years old until I was 16 years old. Each class will...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
Paris 3e, France
Play the Piano ! The pleasure of playing the Piano & the passion for the Piano
£52
Juliette
  • (32 reviews)

I suggest: 1) Private Piano lessons for children, adults, all ages and all levels, based on a custom musical followed :...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Daniel - Balham - Piano
£37
Daniel
  • (5 reviews)

Jazz and Classical piano lessons available to pupils of all ages and abilities. A creative, imaginative and encompassing...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Daniel - Balham - Music
£37
Daniel
  • (5 reviews)

Jazz and Classical piano lessons available to pupils of all ages and abilities. A creative, imaginative and encompassing...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
I am a grade-8 level pianist with strong performance, composition and sight-reading skills.
£30
Angus
  • (1 review)
1st lesson free!

I think it is important to focus on the musical needs of the individual. I try to make it fun, and I try to make sure the...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile Responds within an hour
Paris 15e, France
Anti-conservatoire music method.  Professeur recognized competition jury C. Kahn.20 years experience
£36
Grégoire
  • (31 reviews)
1st lesson free!

20 years experience as a teacher of graduate piano, recognized by the profession and the professional piano middle: Jury...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Drummer and Percussionist teaching Drum Kit and Tabla in London and Essex
£32
Ricky
  • (7 reviews)
1st lesson free!

As a drummer, tabla player and percussionist, flexibility is mandatory. It’s essential for teaching and learning too. Some...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
London
Experienced Tutor and recent Oxford grad offering Music tuition in London - up to GCSE
£40
Nermeen
1st lesson free!

My lessons are geared towards all kinds of students because you get to guide what we cover and how we do that! I want you...

Lessons by webcam Face to face lessons Approved profile
at his home at your home By webcam
1 hour £30 £30 Not available
Book a class